Pelusa

Update From Suz On Our Lovely Pelusa

Yesterday’s fundraiser for Pelusa’s jacuzzi and medical care was amazing and we will post the totals once the Big PayBack hands out the bonuses. In the meantime, a cute update from Suz on our lovely Pelusa. “I was super excited to hear the good news of the successful fundraising yesterday…...

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April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part V

April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part V.  This is Pelusa- she is cheeky, stubborn, insecure and also extremely underweight and suffering from a debilitating foot condition. She is at a zoo in Argentina, waiting on approval of her CITES permits to be brought to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil. Her rescue is…...

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April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part IV

April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part IV  Although we want people to see Pelusa as more than her external appearance, we also need to make sure that there is an understanding of the urgency in regards to her foot care. Her medical care upon arrival to sanctuary will be extensive…...

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April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part III

April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part III From Suz, at the La Plata Zoo in Argentina, with Pelusa— “Kat asked me to start doing regular social media posts for you all, so I wanted to start with first impressions – I came into this having seen many of the same…...

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April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part II

April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part II.  As we mentioned in our post yesterday, Pelusa’s health had declined since our last visit in December. So our first task was to watch her routine and see what we could do to help improve her condition. The reality is, she’s fairly picky,…...

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April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part I

April, 2018 Visit to Pelusa: Part I. Thanks to everyone for being patient in regards to days without posts and Pelusa updates. Five days is truly not a lot of time to observe, assess, change routines, reassess and get a caregiver set up for the next couple of months. I always…...

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